Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory

Creating a taxonomic e-science


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Agenjo, R1974Localización en Santander del aclimatado arbusto brasileño Araujoia sericifera Brot., asclepiad cea en cyyas fisuras fenestriformes florales quedan apresados los lepidópteros por la espiritrompa cuando acuden a libar
Wasserthal, LT1993Swing-hovering combined with long tongue in hawkmoths, an antipredator adaptation during flower visits. Pp. 77-87 in
Blackiston, DJ, Casey, ES, Weiss, MR2008Retention of memory through metamorphosis: can a moth remember what it learned as a caterpillar?
Blackiston, DJ, Casey, ES, Weiss, MR2008Retention of memory through metamorphosis: can a moth remember what it learned as a caterpillar?
Blest, AD1957The evolution of protective displays in the Saturnioidea and Sphingidae (Lepidoptera)
Bullock, SH, Pescador, A1983Wing and proboscis dimensions in a sphingid fauna from western Mexico
Bänziger, H1988Unsuspected tear drinking and anthropophily in thyatirid moths, with similar notes on sphingids
Campos, EO, Bradshaw_Jr, HD, Daniel, TL2015Shape matters: corolla curvature improves nectar discovery in the hawkmoth Manduca sexta
Doolittle, RE, Tumlinson, JH, Brabham, A, Brennan, MM, Mitchell, ER1991Sexpheromone blend of the tobacco hornworm. Identification and stereoselective synthesis
Dvorak, B2018Bemerkungen zur Verhaltensweise und Phänologie der Raupen von Pseudosphinx tetrio (Linnaeus, 1777) und verwandten Dilophonotini-Genera (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae): wer ahmt wen nach?
Dvorak, B2017Tarn- und Warnverhalten bei Amphimoea walkeri (Boisduval, 1875) und anderen Cocytiina (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
Dvorak, B2017Über die nichtflorale Ernährung einiger Schwärmerarten mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der Gattungen Notonagemia (Zolotuhin & Ryabov, 2012) und Acherontia (Laspeyres, 1809) (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
Dvorak, B2012Zum Freßverhalten der L1-Raupen von Daphnis nerii (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
Harbich, H2004Weitere Anmerkungen zur Biologie von {IMacroglossum stellatarum} (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
Heinig, S1978Der Totenkopfschwärmer ({IAcherontia atropos}) im Beinenstock (Lep.: Sphingidae)
Herrera, CM1992Activity pattern and thermal biology of a day-flying hawkmoth ({IMacroglossum stellatarum}) under Mediterranean summer conditions
Itagaki, H, Conner, WE1988Calling behavior of {IManduca sexta} (L.) (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) with notes on the morphology of the female sex pheromone gland
Janzen, DH1980Two potential coral snake mimics in a tropical deciduous forest
Kelber, A2002Pattern discrimination in a hawkmoth: innate preferences, learning performance and ecology
Kelber, A1997Innate preferences for flower features in the hawkmoth {IMacroglossum stellatarum}
Krizek, GO1988Atypical nectaring behavior in 2 species of Sphingidae
Lamarre, GPA, Mendoza, I, Rougerie, R, Decaëns, T, Hérault, B, Bénéluz, F2015Staying out (almost) all night: contrasting responses in flight activity among tropical moth assemblages
Leverton, R2015Convolvulus Hawk-moth Agrius convolvuli apparently orientating at dusk
Litvinchuk, LN1986Ethological observation to butterflies and larvae of learch [sic] sphinx - {IHyloicus morio} Rotsch. et Jordan (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae) in pine forests attached to the Ob
Lloyd, JE1974Genital stridulation in {IPsilogramma menephron} (Sphingidae)
Louwagie_III, JH, Peigler, RS2016Biology and chemical ecology of Eupackardia calleta (Saturniidae) in southern Texas
Matsuka, H1991Dip drinking by {IMacroglossum bombylans} Boisduval (Lep., Sphingidae)
de la Maza_E., RG2015Comportamiento de la lepidopterofauna durante el eclipse total de sol del 11 de julio en Chiconcuac, Morelos, México (Lepidoptera)
Miyata, A2000Observation of copulation of {IMarumba sperchius} (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae)
Nielsen, MC1977{ISphinx luscitiosa} (Sphingidae) feeding on decayed fish
Nässig, WA, Lüttgen, M1988Notes on genital stridulation in male hawkmoths in South East Asia (Lep., Sphingidae)
Nässig, WA, Oberprieler, RG, Duke, NJ1992Preliminary observations on sound production in South African hawk moths (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
Payne, JA, King, EW1969Lepidoptera associated with pig carrion
Peigler, RS2016Field observations of Agapema dyari Cockerell, 1914 (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae) in western Texas
Perry, R, de Vries, T2003Notes on the distribution and breeding biology of Galapagos Lepidoptera
Ponce, FV, Breinholt, JW, Hossie, T, Barber, JR, Janzen, DH, Hallwachs, W, Kawahara, AY2015A molecular phylogeny of Eumorpha (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) and the evolution of anti-predator larval eyespots
Raguso, RA, LeClere, AR, Schlumpberger, RO2005Sensory flexibility in hawkmoth foraging behavior: lessons from {IManduca sexta} and other species
Raguso, RA, Willis, MA2003Hawkmoth pollination in Arizona's Sonoran Desert: behavioral responses to floral traits.
Raguso, RA, Willis, MA2002Synergy between visual and olfactory cues in nectar feeding by naïve hawkmoths, {IManduca sexta}
Reed, EB1868A musical larva
Reinecke, JP, Buckner, JS, Grugel, SR1980Life cycle of laboratory-reared tobacco hornworms Manduca sexta, a study on development and behaviour, using time-lapse cinematography
Retallack, GJ1990The work of dung beetles and its fossil record
Riffell, JA, Alarcón, R, Abrell, L, Davidowitz, G, Bronstein, JL, Hildebrand, JG2008Behavioral consequences of innate preferences and olfactory learning in hawkmoth-flower interactions
Robb, J1978Protective behavior in {IAmplypterus gannascus} (Sphingidae)
Robinson, GS, Robinson, HS1972Genital stridulation in male {IPsilogramma jordana} Bethune-Baker (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae)
Rosales, CJ2001Observaciones sobre natación en larvas de Periphoba hircia (Cramer) y Pseudodirphia albosignata (Bouvier) (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae)
Rubinoff, D2002Observations of adult and larval behavior in the winter sphingid, {IArctonotus lucidus} (Sphingidae)
Sponberg, S, Dyhr, JP, Hall, RW, Daniel, TL2015Luminance-dependent visual processing enables moth flight in low light
Tanahara, I1999An interesting habit of the larva of {IAgrius convolvuli} (Linnaeus) (Sphingidae) in Okinawa
Tumlinson, JH, Mitchell, ER, Doolittle, RE, Jackson, DM1994Field tests of synthetic {IManduca sexta} sex pheromone


Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith